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Northwest Weather and Avalanche Center Mountain Weather Data Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web
Surface In-Situ Networks
The Northwest Weather and Avalanche Center (NWAC) promotes safety by helping reduce the impacts of avalanches and adverse mountain weather on recreation, industry and transportation in Washington, and northern Oregon through data collection, mountain weather and avalanche forecasting and education.
CONTACT
Mark Moore
Northwest Weather and Avalanche Center
7600 Sandpoint Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115-6349
206-526-4666
nwac.sew@noaa.gov
http://www.nwac.us/about/staff/
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameREG NWAC MWDN
CollectiveMesoWest/MADIS
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeResearch
LocationWashington, Oregon
Number of Stations25
Map of Stationshttp://www.nwac.us/weatherdata/map/
Categorymeteorology, snow
Parameters (Most)Temperature, Relative humidity, Wind speed, Wind direction, Precipitation
Paramters (Limited)Snow, Pressure
ArchiveData for the previous ten days can be viewed by visiting the website
Period of Record
Temporal Resolution60 minute
Data SeasonHourly
Data Availability
Other PurposesAvalanche forecasting
FixedNo
MobileNo
PortableNo
UPDATED ON
28 Oct 2009 10:23